Coming into the Red River Rivalry, few expected Mack Brown’s Texas Longhorns to put up much of a fight against Oklahoma. Given his futility in past contests, ABC compared the game to Napoleon’s Waterloo. They even came up with a nice graphic, with Bob Stoops playing the role of The Duke of Wellington.
Four quarters later, after humbling the Sooners and vanquishing their rival’s national championship hopes, Mack Brown had the last laugh. The Tiny General staved off his exile for yet another week.
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